Writer/director/producer: Roy Hurst
In category: Short Film


Exact Runtime 
00 hr : 27 min : 42 sec

Date of Completion 
April 2011

Country of Production 



A popular religious leader is propelled toward tragedy when he tries to confront his obsession with his mistress. In an urban city somewhere in America it is the era of disco, 1977. Violence, corruption, and repression have over-run the town, but the earnest Pastor Warrenthall Mitchell may be the one man capable of carrying the torch of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. That is, if he doesn’t self-destruct first. Lover is a short psychological thriller involving an idealistic pastor, his unwieldy mistress, her vicious dog, and the pastor’s most loyal follower.



Screening Time & Venue


Time / Date



2:30 PM     Sat, Oct 29

screens with…

Programmer’s Choice

Grace in Sara (22:00)

Silent Night (11:27)*

Nose Candy (15:00)

14085 (13:16)

Laemmle Sunset 5: Theater 4

$12.50 Matinee

  * Adult Subject Matter / Parents Advised